Seminars 2018

Seminar Speakers 2018 (Seminar Sponsored by SWEHSC)

Date

Speaker

Institution

Topic

11/13/18

Everett M. Stone, Ph.D.

University of Texas, Austin

The Engineering and Application of Huuman Enzymes as Cancer Therapeutics

11/06/18

Juntao Luo, Ph.D.

SUNY Upstate Medical University

Design of Nanomedicine Towards the Clinical Translation

11/06/18

Ivan Rusyn, Ph.D.

Texas A&M University

Exploring the Characterization of Human Variability with In Vivo and In Vitro Experimental Models

11/01/18

Yuan Zhang, Ph.D.

University of Rhode Island

Nanomedicine for Cancer Trament and Immunotherapy

10/30/18

Jed Lampe, ph.D.

University of Kansas Medical Center

Drug Disposition in Neonates and Developing Infants: The Role of CYP3A7 in Drug Metabolism and Toxicity

10/23/18

John K. Buolamwini, Ph.D.

Roslaing Granklin University of Medicine and Science

Design and Discovery of Probes and/or Potential Therapeutic Lead Compounds for Cancer, Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury, HIV/AIDS, or Mitochondrial Protection

10/18/18

Jianqin Lu, Ph.D.

University of California, Los Angeles

Nano-Enable Pancras and Breast Cancer Immunotherpy via Sumultaneously Investigating Innumogenic Cell Death and Reversing Immunosupression

10/16/18

Terry L. Bowlin, Ph.D.

Microbiotix, Inc.

Methylenecyclopropane Nucleoside Analogs and Braod-Spectrum Anti-Herpes Agents

10/02/18

Yu Chen, Ph.D.

University of South Florida

A Chemical Biology Approach to Stufy Beta-Lactamase Catalysis, Evolution, and Inhibition

09/27/18

Ameya Kirtane, Ph.D.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Nan, Micro-and Macro-Drug Delivery Systems

09/18/18

Amrita Banerjee, Ph.D.

North Dakota State University

Novel Formulations of Biologics for Efficient Management of Diabetes

09/14/18

Robert DeVita, Ph.D.

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Small Molecule Drug Discovery: Transitioning from Industry to Academic

09/04/18

Robert Tarran, Ph.D.

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

What You Don’t Know Can’t Hurt You? Chronic E-Cigarette Use Alters the Human Airway Proteome

05/10/18

Jana Hajslova, Ph.D. and Jana Pulkrabova, Ph.D.

University of Chemistry and Technology, Czech Republic

Cutting-edge Chemical Analysis: From Foods to Human Biomarkers of Toxicity

05/09/18

Radim Sram, M.D., D. Sc.

Institute of Experimental Medicine, Czech Republic

Air Pollution in Central Europe: Impact on Children’s Health

05/03/18

Wolfgang Peti, Ph.D.

University of Arizona

Drugging the Undruggable

05/01/18

Karen Lakey, Ph.D.

University of Arizona

Arizona Center for Drug Discovery (ACDD): Proposed Strategy and Early Initiatives

04/27/18

Ge Lin, Ph.D.

Chinese University of Hong Kong

Natural Product-Induced Liver Injury: Do You Know What Is In Your Honey

04/25/18

Choon Kiat Ong, Ph.D.

National Cancer Centre Singapore

Translational Research Program  in Lymphoma: From Discoveries to Clinical Applications

04/24/18

Stevan Djuric, Ph.D.

AbbVie Inc

Acceleration of Drug Discovery through the Judicious Application of Enabling Chemistry Technology

04/19/18

Wei Wang, Ph.D.

University of New Mexico

Charting Biologically Relevant Chemical Space for Drug Discovery

04/18/18

Protul A. Shrikant, Ph.D.

University of Arizona

Raiding the Medicine Chest to Augment Tumor Immunity

04/17/18

Joshua Goldenberg, B.S.

University of Arizona

Classification of Bacterial Infection and Sterile Inflammation with CEST, DCE, and T2-Weighted MRI

04/11/18

Andrew Paek, Ph.D.

University of Arizona

Measuring Protein Dynamics in Single Cells Reveals Mechanisms of Chemotherapy Resistance

04/10/18

Matthew M. Bio, Ph.D.

Snapdragon Chemistry, Inc.

Continuous Manufacturing Technology and the Future of Drug Substance Process Development and Manufacture

04/04/18

Nam Lee, Ph.D.

University of Arizona

The Role of the Spectrin Signaling Complex in Vascular Sprouting

04/03/18

Mitesh Borad, M.D.

Mayo Clinic Arizona

Insights from Bedside to Bench Research in Novel Therapies in Hepatobiliary Cancers

03/28/18

Alexander Domling, Ph.D.

University of Groningen, The Netherlands

Multicomponent Reaction Chemistry: A Powerful Tool for Synthesis and Drug Discovery

03/27/18

Amar Natarajan, Ph.D.

University of Nebraska Medical Center

Kinase Drug Discovery: The Road Less Traveled

03/21/18

Curtis A. Thorne, Ph.D.

University of Arizona

The Control of Growth, Patterning, and Drug Response of the Intetinal Epithelium

03/20/18

Shitao Li, Ph.D.

Oklahoma State University

Comparative Analysis of Influenza-Host Protein Interactomes Identify Common Immune Defense Strategies

03/15/18

Patrick Sullivan, Ph.D.

University of Kentucky

Mitochondria, Down bt Not Out, Following Traumatic Brain Injury: mitoNEET as a Novel Mitoceutical Target

03/15/18

Lisa M. Jones, Ph.D.

University of Maryland-Baltimore

Protein Footpringing Coupled with Mass Spectrometry: A New Method for In-Cell Structural Analysis

03/13/18

Gabriela Chiosis, Ph.D.

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Epichaperome Networks in Disease: From Ddrugs to Diagnostics

03/08/18

Aditi Das, Ph.D.

University of Illinois Urbana Champaign

Anti-inflammatory Bioactive Lipds from the Cytochrome P450 Epoxygenase Pathway

02/27/18

Doug Lowy, M.D.

National Cancer Institute

Precision Medicine for the Prevention of HPV-associated Cancer

02/21/18

Greg Cajete, Ph.D.

University of New Mexico

Indigenous Community: Rekindling the Teachings of the Seventh Fire

02/21/18

Brian Wadzinski, Ph.D.

Turkey Creek Biotechnology LLC

From Bench to Farm and Back Again: How Alpaca Farming Could Help Change a Long-Standing PP2A Paradigm

02/20/18

Hongmin Lin, Ph.D.

University at Albany, SUNY

Allosteric and Ortosteric Inhibitors of Flavivirus Protease

02/15/18

Hannah Shafaat, PhD.

Ohio State University

Rebulding Ancient Pathways: Model Metalloenzymes for Energy Conversion

02/12/18

David Tuveson, M.D., Ph.D.

Cold Spring Harbor Labs

Pancreatic Cancer Biology and Medicine

02/08/18

Donna Zhang, Ph.D.

University of Arizona

Targeting NRF2 for Disease Prevention and Intevention

02/07/18

Tyler Chozinski, Ph.D.

University of Washington

Expansion Microscopy: Super-Resolution Imaging with Standard Fluorescent Microscopes

02/05/18

Michael Brown, Ph.D.

University of Arizona

Femtosecond X-Ray Scattering of Membrane Proteins with Free Electron Laser

02/02/18

Eugene R. Bleecker, M.D.

University of Arizona

Pharmacogenetics and Precision Medicine

01/30/18

Taosheng Chen, Ph.D.

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Development of Novel Antagonists of PXR and CAR to Overcome Adverse Drug Effects

01/23/18

Lin Zhang, Ph.D.

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Cell Death Regulation in the Precision Treatment of Colorectal Cancer

01/17/18

Jonathan Maher, Ph.D.

Genentech Inc.

Perturbations in Bile Acid Homeostasis: A Key Driver for Drug-Induced Liver Injury